2021 INFINITI QX50 vs. 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 | NewCars.com

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2021 INFINITI QX50 vs. 2021 Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 Review

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2021 INFINITI
QX50

MSRP*: $38,050 to $56,950
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2021 Mercedes-Benz
GLC 300

MSRP*: $43,200 to $51,650
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Invoice* $35,958 to $53,817 $40,608 to $48,551
MPG - City 22 - 23 MPG 21 - 22 MPG
MPG - Hwy 28 - 29 MPG 28 - 29 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 64.4 - 65.1 ft3 56.5 ft3
Engine Inline-4 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Front-wheel All-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 268 hp 255 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 184.7 in 183.3 - 186.3 in
Exterior Width 74.9 in 74.4 in
Leg Room Front 39.6 in
Rear 38.7 in
Front 40.8 in
Rear 37.2 - 37.3 in
Head Room Front 40.0 - 41.0 in
Rear 38.4 - 39.1 in
Front 38.9 - 39.6 in
Rear 38.3 - 39.6 in
Basic Warranty 4 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The INFINITI QX50 offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300, with comparable head- and legroom. The Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 offers just a little more front head- and legroom than the INFINITI QX50, offering the driver and front passenger a bit more room and comfort.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the INFINITI QX50 as you will with the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The INFINITI QX50 is somewhat more expensive than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the INFINITI QX50 and the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The INFINITI QX50 is about the same width as the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300. When looking at overall length, the INFINITI QX50 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Handling
The INFINITI QX50 has a smaller turning radius than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The INFINITI QX50 has a little more horsepower than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the INFINITI QX50 and the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the INFINITI QX50 and the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300. The INFINITI QX50 has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.

Warranty
The basic warranty for the INFINITI QX50 offers a little more coverage than the basic warranty of the Mercedes-Benz GLC 300.